Michael Jackson Children Barbara Walters “The 10 Most Fascinating People Of 2009″

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The elusive children of late pop great Michael Jackson are among the people who fascinated veteran newswoman Barbara Walters’ this year.

Babs’ upcoming special, The 10 Most Fascinating People of 2009, will include a profile of the late King of Pop’s kids: Paris, 12, Prince Michael, 11, and seven-year-old Blanket: ABC said Wednesday.

The list also includes pop-culture sensation Lady Gaga, famous mother of eight Kate Gosselin, glam rocker Adam Lambert, record-breaking NFL quarterback Brett Favre, South Carolina’s First Lady Jenny Sanford, comedian-filmmaker Tyler Perry, TV pundit Glenn Beck, and former vice presidential candidate Sarah Palin.

The 10th fascinating person will be announced on the show, which airs as a one-hour ABC News special @ 10PM on Dec. 9.

Any ideas on who’ll take top honors?